It’s been an unbelievable journey for the top 12 local designers of Project Runway South Africa season one. In case you’ve forgotten how far they’ve all come, here’s a recap of all of the winning looks from the season, episode by episode.
Create an expressive outfit inspired by national heritage site Constitution Hill, using only black and white fabric.
Theme: Electric jungle
Soak up the marvel of Maboneng, take a photograph and use this as the source of inspiration.
Theme: Going green
Create a ballgown, using only the piles of plastic, cans and paper in sight at Menlyn Park Shopping Centre’s recycling depot.
Theme: Steampunk meets Afrofuturism
Design a theme-appropriate garment for musician Thandiswa Mazwai’s upcoming performance.
Theme: Women’s Day
Design a high fashion look for a Destiny magazine photo shoot.
Create a high fashion, avant-garde design inspired by one of the Tresemmé products and models’ hairstyles.
Drawing inspiration from the Lexus LC 500, design a red carpet garment for the opening of an exclusive theatre production.
Using denim as the main fabric, create a ready-to-wear outfit for Edgars.
Theme: 4th Street Wines
Create a three-piece outfit as individuals that form one cohesive look when interchanged as a team.
Inspired by Braamfontein, create innovative, pop-culture streetwear.
Design a new take on a traditional wedding dress for a Nubian bride.
Project Runway SA is brought to you by Mzansi Magic and Ndalo Pictures, in association with 4th Street Wines. The production partner is Rapid Blue and sponsors include Edgars, Kelso Beauty, Tresemmé, Menlyn Park Shopping Centre and Lexus.